Culture and Society 1780-1950 / Edition 2

Culture and Society 1780-1950 / Edition 2

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by Raymond Williams
     
 

ISBN-10: 0231057016

ISBN-13: 9780231057011

Pub. Date: 07/25/1983

Publisher: Columbia University Press

Acknowledged as perhaps the masterpiece of materialist criticism in the English language, this omnibus ranges over British literary history from George Eliot to George Orwell to inquire about the complex ways economic reality shapes the imagination.

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Acknowledged as perhaps the masterpiece of materialist criticism in the English language, this omnibus ranges over British literary history from George Eliot to George Orwell to inquire about the complex ways economic reality shapes the imagination.

Columbia University Press

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780231057011
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
Publication date:
07/25/1983
Series:
Morningside Book Series
Edition description:
Second Edition
Pages:
363
Sales rank:
1,420,192
Product dimensions:
5.38(w) x 8.22(h) x 0.97(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

Table of Contents

IntroductionPart 1: A Nineteenth-Century Tradition I. Contrastsi. Edmund Burke and William Cobbettii. Robert Southey and Robert Owen2. The Romantic Artist3. Mill on Bentham and Coleridge4. Thomas Carlyle5. The Industrial Novels: Mary Barton and North and South, Mrs Gaskell; Hard Times, Dickens; Sybil, Disraeli; Alton Locke, Kingsley; Felix Holt, George Eliot6. J. H. Newman and Matthew Arnold7. Art and SocietyPart II: Interregnum i. W. H. Mallockii. The ' New Aesthetics'iii. George Gissingiv. Shaw and Fabianismv. Critics of the Statevi. T. E. HulmePart III: Twentieth-Century Opinions 1. D. H. Lawrence2. R. H. Tawney3. T. S. Eliot4. Two Literary Criticsi. I. A. Richardsii. F. R. Leavis5. Marxism and Culture6. George Orwell

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